Met

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See also: met, MET, mét, mèt, mêt, mệt, meť, męt, met-, and -met

Translingual[edit]

Noun[edit]

Met

  1. (biochemistry) IUPAC 3-letter abbreviation of methionine

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Clipping of metropolitan.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Met

  1. (London) The London Underground Metropolitan Line
  2. (London, historical) The Metropolitan Railway
  3. (London, law enforcement, usually with "the") The Metropolitan Police Service of London (MPS)
  4. (US, with "the") The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.
  5. (New York, art, with "the") The current or historical Metropolitan Opera House or its opera company.

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Noun[edit]

Met (plural Mets)

  1. (London, informal) A Metropolitan Line train
  2. (baseball) A player for the New York Mets

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German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German mete, from Old High German metu, from Proto-West Germanic *medu, from Proto-Germanic *meduz, from Proto-Indo-European *médʰu (honey, mead).

Compare Dutch mede, English mead, Danish mjød.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /meːt/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Met m (strong, genitive Metes or Mets, no plural)

  1. mead
    Synonym: Honigwein

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Further reading[edit]

  • Met” in Duden online